The one and only Erykah Badu just covered Drake’s “Hotline Bling,” and her version is the truth.
The rendition is called “HOTLINE BLING BUT U CAINT USE MY PHONE MIX,” which will be featured on her upcoming mix-tape. Another interesting fact is that the single was co-written by her son, Seven Benjamin.
The hilarious interlude for the song goes as followed:
“You’ve reached the Erykah Badu hotline. If you’re calling for Erykah, press 1. If you’re calling to wish her a happy birthday, Kwanzaa, MLK, Black History Month, Juneteenth, or Hanukkah, press 2. If you’re calling because you just saw her on BET, MTV, or any of the social media outlets and you’re checking to make sure you’re still in good standing, press 3. If you’re calling to beg for some sh-t in general, press 4. If you’re calling to beg for the sh-t but this is that pre-call before the actual begging, press 5. If you’ve already made the pre-call and this is the actual call to beg, press 6….”
Check it out below.